The Math Pod: Week 3 Summary of Learning

We had another great week at The Math Pod! This week we dove into understanding how we build students’ understanding of algebra using variations while creating contexts that are carefully crafted so that they are realizable to students and they don’t get lost in the abstractions that procedural mathematics can lead to. We need to ensure … More The Math Pod: Week 3 Summary of Learning

Content for the Math Pod: Cycle 3 Weeks 3 and 4

We are excited by the numbers of people joining us for the Math Pod Cycle 3 where we go into Cathy Fosnot’s online platform, New Perspectives Online. Cathy has organized content for our learning with the theme of Deepening our Math: From Arithmetic to Algebra. Week 1 was focused on the question, “What is Algebra?” followed … More Content for the Math Pod: Cycle 3 Weeks 3 and 4

Arithmetic to Algebra: Looking for the Powerful Moments, K-8

This year’s final Math Pod Cycle will begin Wednesday April 4th at 8:00 pm EST on  voicEd.ca Radio. This cycle, we are trying something different and exciting. Cathy Fosnot will be opening up P2S2 (her online platform) to us for the month of April and will be running an online Professional Learning Community (PLC) on … More Arithmetic to Algebra: Looking for the Powerful Moments, K-8